History

Berserker is a melodic metal band from Vilnius, founded on the 7th of March, 2009. The name of the band is binded with viking era; Berserk (berserker) – is known from historic tales as a fearless scandinavian warrior.  Bands songs also reflect inner and outer battles. Inner fights are personal emotions,  mixed feelings. Outer fights are social injustice, industrialization, destruction of the wild nature.

Berserker vision – music, which combines epic melodies, apocalyptic lyrics, strong and expressive vocals to bring every listener to his own unearthly, magical, fantastic reality

Berserker often plays various gigs in Lithuanian clubs, festivals, charitable, biker events. In 2013 won the second place in a Broadway Star competition. In 2014 band performed with famous band Turisas in Vilnius. In 2015 Berserker played in Latvia, Rigas famous club “Melna Piektdiena”, “Metal Crowd” festival in Belarus and wonderful “Rock Cafe” in Tallinn, Estonia. In 2016 band played 6 gigs in Polish tour, 3 concerts in Berlin-Bohemia tour and 3 gigs at UK tour.

Article about the band was in the book „Sunkūs metai: 2013“ about Lithuanian heavy metal. The book had a CD with various songs of local bands, Berserkers ballad “Wolf” was included.

In the 2014 the band participated in a project “Muzyczne Rodowody”, with a result of a CD with mix of local music, whitch included Berserkers „W jedności nasza siła”.

In the January of 2015 debut album “Dark Worlds Collide” was released in digital version, with video to the title track.

Since 2016-12-14 band has decided to stop all the musical activity.